Posts Tagged ‘Royal Caribbean International’

Legend of the Seas returns to Singapore for a new season

Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

Royal Caribbean International’s Legend of the Seas, a long-time favourite among cruisers in Asia where she homeported between 2008 and 2013, has returned to Singapore today to begin her new season. (cruisebusiness.com)

Harmony Of The Seas To Debut New Aquatic Adventure Park For Kids

Monday, August 17th, 2015

Royal Caribbean International will amp up the adventure when the cruise line debuts Harmony of the Seas, the world’s largest cruise ship and the first to feature Splashaway Bay aninteractive aqua park for kids. (more…)

Royal Caribbean and STB in Marketing Deal to Promote Singapore

Monday, August 17th, 2015

Royal Caribbean International has signed a first-ever multi-million dollar marketing collaboration with the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and Changi Airport Group (CAG) to promote cruising out of Singapore and, in turn, attract the cruise line’s largest number of overseas fly-cruise guests here. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Royal Caribbean Monitoring Tianjin Situation

Friday, August 14th, 2015

Hong Kong's Kai Tak Cruise Terminal and Royal Caribbean International's Mariner of the Seas - Photo credit News.cn - Chinanews.comRoyal Caribbean Cruises has released the following statement on the situation in Tianjin: We are currently monitoring the situation in Tianjin, China, and are in regular contact with port authorities…. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Royal Caribbean Delivers New Adventures In Exclusive Shore Excursions Program. Free Shore Excursions Available on Weekend Sale

Thursday, August 13th, 2015

Designed to meet every travel passion, Royal Caribbean International taps into what guests really want to do on their next vacation with an enhanced shore excursion program featuring exclusive new options. (more…)

Ovation of the Seas to make seven night cruise from Southampton in April

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Ovation of the Seas, the third unit of Royal Caribbean International’s Anthem class, will make a seven night cruise from Southampton to France and Spain in April 2016, a cruise advertisement says. (cruisebusiness.com)

Cruise Execs Removed From Port Everglades Dispute

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

A state appeals court has ruled that two cruise-ship company executives should be kept off a panel that will determine whether to reduce payment rates for harbor pilots at Port Everglades. (miami.cbslocal.com)

Cruise Planners: NSYNC Lance Bass Cruise Next April

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Allure of The SeasCruise Planners franchise owner Donald Goodlin announced that fans can now book the limited-space Dirty Pop at Sea cruise with former ‘NSYNC singer and Dirty Pop radio host, Lance Bass. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Harmony of the Seas to Feature Comedy Club, 10-Story Water Slide and More

Tuesday, August 11th, 2015

Royal Caribbean’s third Oasis-class ship, Harmony of the Seas, will feature a comedy club, 10-story water slide, Bionic Bar and two-deck Wonderland restaurant when it debuts in 2016. (cruisecritic.com)

Royal Caribbean Debuts Kung Fu Panda Noodle Shop on Quantum

Friday, July 31st, 2015

Quantum of the Seas (Photo credit: Meyer Werft)Royal Caribbean International and DreamWorks Animation have commemorated the grand opening of the Kung Fu Panda Noodle Shop, a new family style eatery on board Quantum of the Seas and the first-ever DreamWorks Animation Kung Fu Panda themed restaurant on land or at sea. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Vicki Freed Seeks Names For Royal Caribbean’s Robot Bartenders

Thursday, July 30th, 2015

Vicki Freed, Royal Caribbean International’s senior vice president of sales, is asking travel agents for help naming the bionic bartenders on the Anthem of the Seas. (travelpulse.com)

Video. An Eye For Design: A Visionary Behind Royal Caribbean Innovations

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

Behind every masterpiece there is a unique and innovative vision. Take a glimpse at the creative process through the eyes of Royal Caribbean’s Vice President of Architectural Design, Kelly Gonzalez.

After fire in Jamaica, cruise ship docks in Brevard on Sunday

Saturday, July 25th, 2015

The Port Canaveral-based cruise ship that caught fire while approaching Jamaica earlier this week is due back in Brevard County early Sunday. (floridatoday.com)

Freedom of the Seas Suffers Fire

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Freedom of The SeasOn July 22, at approximately 9:15 a.m., Royal Caribbean’s Freedom of the Seas experienced a fire in a mechanical space as the ship was pulling into Falmouth, Jamaica. (travelagentcentral.com)

Royal Caribbean Appoints New Chief Marketing Officer

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Royal Caribbean International has named Jim Berra Chief Marketing Officer. Jim will be responsible for all aspects of the cruise line’s marketing program, including brand strategy and positioning, consumer and trade advertising, web and loyalty marketing, research, brand development and communications. (more…)

Sneak preview of Royal Caribbean waterslides

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

Royal Caribbean International has released the latest rendering image of Harmony of the Seas – the Perfect Storm Waterslides. (www.etbtravelnews.com)

Penghu welcomes biggest cruise liner to visit so far

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

A cruise liner made history Thursday when it became the largest luxury cruise ship ever to visit Penghu, bringing more than 1,300 international tourists to the archipelago in the Taiwan Strait. (focustaiwan.tw)

Royal Caribbean Ditches Dynamic Dining for Non-Quantum Class Cruise Ships

Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

Quantum of the Seas (Photo credit: Meyer Werft)The Dynamic Dining concept launched on Royal Caribbean International’s latest line of Quantum-class ships will not be rolled out to its Oasis-class ships as planned. (cruisecritic.com)

4,000 Chinese cruise ship passengers sweep through small Japanese village, buying out goods

Friday, July 10th, 2015

Over 4,000 Chinese tourists traveling on a luxury cruise last week landed in a small Japanese village and reportedly cleared out shelves of products, leaving locals fuming as they were unable to purchase even basic necessities.

Majesty of the Seas will continue to offer short cruises sailing with Royal Caribbean International

Monday, July 6th, 2015

Majesty of the SeasThe largest and most award-winning global cruise line announced today that the ship will homeport in Port Canaveral, along Florida’s Space Coast, starting in summer 2016. (more…)

Royal Caribbean Loosens Loyalty Program Requirements

Friday, June 26th, 2015

In a recent post on its blog, Royal Caribbean has announced that it has opened membership in its Crown and Anchor Society customer loyalty program to all guests, even those who have never taken a Royal Caribbean cruise. (travelagentcentral.com)

Quantum of the Seas arrives her new homeport

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Quantum of the Seas (Photo credit: Meyer Werft)Royal Caribbean International today celebrated the arrival of Quantum of the Seas in Shanghai (Baoshan), China, set to sail on three- to eight-night, roundtrip itineraries, year-round from Shanghai to North Asia destinations. (cruisebusiness.com)

Columbia Cruise Services to Manage Thomson Discovery

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Thomson Cruises has selected Columbia Cruise Services (CCS) to manage the Thomson Discovery. After a re-branding period Thomson Cruises will take over the vessel in April 2016, currently sailing as Splendour of the Seas for Royal Caribbean International. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

World’s largest cruise ship tests waters in France

Sunday, June 21st, 2015

The hulking shell of the world’s largest cruise ship slid into the waters off western France on Friday, with workers aiming to have it ready for a 2016 inaugural trip. (ctvnews.ca)

Quantum of the Seas makes history as largest cruise liner to dock in Hong Kong

Sunday, June 21st, 2015

Like a floating skyscraper, one of the world’s biggest ocean-going liners sailed into Hong Kong yesterday, making history and a statement about the city’s aspirations as a truly global cruise hub. (scmp.com)

Video. A Job That Soars Above All Others: Operating Anthem of the Seas’ North Star

Thursday, June 18th, 2015


Go behind the scenes with the North Star Operator on Anthem of the Seas as she takes guests on a 300 feet above sea level adventure.

Ovation of the Seas Opens Bookings for Maiden Australia and New Zealand Cruises

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

After months of waiting and much speculation about its itineraries, Royal Caribbean International has opened bookings for the brand new Ovation of the Seas’ maiden season in Australia and New Zealand. (cruisecritic.com)

Royal Caribbean Promotes Dr. Zinan Liu to President, China and North Asia Pacific

Monday, June 15th, 2015

Royal Caribbean International today announced the promotion of Dr. Zinan Liu to the global cruise brand’s President for the China and North Asia Pacific region. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

A Woman’s Vision Rocks the Music Cruise World with Largest-Ever Classic Rock Festival at Sea

Saturday, June 13th, 2015

Cruise event specialists Landry & Kling are pleased to announce the Native American Heritage Association (NAHA) has only a few cabin categories left for their Rock Legends Cruise IV.

Vacationers Enjoy Up to $200 Onboard Credit During Five-Day WOW Sale

Friday, June 12th, 2015

It’s not too late to plan the most memorable summer vacation that the whole family will not soon forget. Royal Caribbean International is offering vacationers up to $200 onboard credit per stateroom for all new bookings during a very special five-day WOW Sale, starting Saturday, June 13. (more…)

Harmony of the Seas Construction Moving Along

Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

Royal Caribbean International has released photos of its Harmony of the Seas Oasis-class megaship well under construction at STX France. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Royal Caribbean Returns Cover Charge to Jamie Oliver Restaurant

Sunday, June 7th, 2015

After a brief flirtation with a la carte pricing, Jamie’s Italian restaurant onboard Royal Caribbean’s newest ship, Anthem of the Seas, has reinstated a cover charge. (cruisecritic.com)